Part of a film series on typical types of automobile crashes and their causes, this films starts with a goofy sequence with Bonnie and Clyde-type characters. Like many films made to address social woes (drugs, teen pregnancy, shoplifting) drivers education films were often cautionary tales where people were punished for their mistakes. The challenge of these films was to get their audiences to identify with the characters and situations on the screen. Especially hard were teenage audiences who... favoritefavorite ( 7 reviews ) Topic: driver education
Freeway Phobia SummaryDemonstrates proper freeway driving techniques. Describes various driving hazards, such as faulty car maintenance, loose objects within the car, badly loaded trailers, inadequate fuel supply and inconsiderate and dangerous drivers. Features cartoon character, Goofy. Topics: Freeway Phobia, Driver education, Driver education
A humorous spot dispelling the myth that alcohol's effects can be reduced by eating food. To license this film and get a higher quality version for broadcast/film purposes, contact A/V Geeks LLC. favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 6 reviews ) Topics: driver education, evil alcohol
This quirky film educates young drivers to try to share the road with bicyclists. We follow the growth of Lisa from a pig-tailed bicyclist to a teen driver who now must tolerate unpredictable bike-riders. GM likes bikes too! It's narrated by Jim Stringer - who did much of the music for Centron Films in the late 1970s and 1980s. To license this film and get a higher quality version for broadcast/film purposes, contact A/V Geeks LLC. favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 8 reviews ) Topics: driver education, traffic safety
http://Education4Drivers.com is your complete resource for information on traffic rules, driver education courses, traffic school courses, auto insurance and other driving-related issues. Topics: driver education, Education for Drivers
A partially-animated, humorous short that illustrates how drinking alcohol can impair one's judgement when driving. Animation by Pat Oliphant To license this film and get a higher quality version for broadcast/film purposes, contact A/V Geeks LLC. favoritefavorite ( 6 reviews ) Topics: evil alcohol, driver education, animation
This cautionary tale was aimed towards young, thrill-seeking teens. The exciting car chase at the end of the film may have glamorized joy-riding to students more than actually demonize it. If nothing else, the film reveals the primary perpetrator of auto thefts - bored, horny boys. To license this film and get a higher quality version for broadcast/film purposes, contact A/V Geeks LLC. favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 15 reviews ) Topics: driver education, juvenile deliquency, kids in peril
byDepartment of Justice. Federal Bureau of Investigation
Driver's education film created in 1950 and released in 1951. National Archives description: "TRAINING FILM: On driving techniques in unfavorable situations. Howto drive a car in rain, snow, sleet, fog or any condition requires alertness, adjusting headlights, using chains, using second gear, and in some cases rocking the car to get out of rough spots. Keep the car in good running condition with gas, oil, and water. Do not drive car when you are tired. Pull over and get rest."... Topics: Traffic safety, Training Film, Automobile driver education
GRADES OR AGES: Secondary grades. SUBJECT MATTER: Driver education. ORGANIZATION AND PHYSICAL APPEARANCE: The guide is divided into five chapters. The central and largest chapter, which outlines the curriculum, is further subdivided into 18 units. The guide is printed and staple bound with a paper cover. OBJECTIVES AND ACTIVITIES: Each unit contains a short list of objectives, a content outline, and a list of suggested activities. Units are organized around specific topics such as construction... Topics: ERIC Archive, Curriculum Guides, Driver Education, Secondary Education
This document, written by the American Automobile Association, deals with safety in snowmobile use. It reports accident records, lists safe driving steps and Canadian safety regulations, outlines snowmobile use regulations, and discusses courses of instruction. It also contains lists of available films and reference publications. (PB) Topics: ERIC Archive, Accidents, Driver Education, Recreational Activities, Safety Education
National Archives description "TRAINING FILM: Demonstrates highway hazards and executing moves to avoid accidents. Demonstrates other safe driving techniques. Filmographic title. Unregistered copyright.Contributor: Producer, Prod. Dean R. CookContributor: Camera operator, Photog. Robert Cook, James SmithContributor: Editor, Edit. Basil O. HayesContributor: Producer, Aetna Life and CasualtyContributor: Director, Dean R. Cook" National Archives Identifier: 12152 Topics: Automobile Driver Education, Traffic safety -- Study and teaching, Training Film
byEbasco Services Incorporated, author; Montana. Highway Department author
Introduction -- Scope of Program -- Existing Right-Of-Way Section and Allied Functions -- The Proposed Organization -- Right-Of-Way Improvement Actions -- Review of Functions Related to Right-Of-Way Operation -- Work Flow Pattern -- Physical Location -- Integrated Decentralization of the Right-Of-Way Operation -- Public Relations in Right-Of-Way -- Training -- Personal Administration -- General Organization --Commission-Department Seperation -- Position Descriptions Topics: Right of way, Automobile driver education, Productivity accounting
byKelly, Michael J; Montana.Dept. of Transportation; United States.Federal Highway Administration.Montana Division
"A report prepared for the Montana Department of Transportation in cooperation with the U.S. Department of Transportation, Federal Highway Administration." Topics: Automobile driver education, Traffic safety, Teenage automobile drivers
The argument that driver education should be dropped because driver education cars use gas is shortsighted. High school driver education is an excellent vehicle for teaching concepts of energy conservation. A small investment in fuel now can result in major savings of gasoline over a student's lifetime. In addition good driver education courses graduate well-informed, competent drivers with positive outlooks on responsible driving--an asset that cannot be readily measured in gallons of fuel.... Topics: ERIC Archive, Conservation Education, Driver Education, Secondary Education
Fallbrook Driving SchoolDriving a car is a complex and dangerous activity, which if not performed skillfully and safely, can have tragic consequences. We at West Coast Driving School are here to assist in your journey to becoming skilled in the fundamentals of car control and defensive driving. Our lessons are structured to progress a novice driver from simple to complex skills while developing proficiency and confidence. Topics: driver education san diego, san diego driver education, san diego driving school, california...
In Washington, the existence of driver education programs is being threatened by tough economic times. To determine the opinions of teenage drivers about their traffic safety education (TSE) experience, the process of learning to drive, and the licensing of 16- and 17-year-olds, 10 percent of TSE students (N=1,070) were surveyed. Further data were collected on the use of safety belts, drinking and driving, restricted and probationary licensing, and parental involvement in the driving process.... Topics: ERIC Archive, Adolescents, Driver Education, Opinions, Safety Education, Safety Equipment,...
Motorcycle safety education will become a necessity in the near future due to the growing demands of secondary students for education in this area. The Motorcycle Safety Foundation is sponsored by major motorcycle industries and is involved with developing programs and materials to promote motorcycle safety education. The high rate of motorcycle accidents during the first few months of motorcycle driving supports the need for motorcycle safety education in secondary schools. A program of this... Topics: ERIC Archive, Driver Education, Educational Needs, Motor Vehicles, Program Development, Safety...
This guide, divided into three parts, provides information for developing driver education programs capable of meeting the needs of students and of being administered within the resources available to them. Part one discusses the characteristics of the highway transportation system, their relationship to accident causation, and the programs that exist to improve the effectiveness of the system. Part two deals with the following components of the driver education system: (a) the system and its... Topics: ERIC Archive, Accident Prevention, Administration, Curriculum, Curriculum Development, Driver...
Research determined the effectiveness of automobile simulators in fostering the safe operation of automobiles. A 20-hour driver improvement course was administered to 238 licensed drivers at Fort Lewis, Washington. Approximately half of the trainees received a program taught entirely by conventional methods, while the other half received a program of similar content but including eight hours of simulator instruction. Results of specially constructed tests indicated that simulators were superior... Topics: ERIC Archive, Attitudes, Driver Education, Educational Programs, Evaluation, Instructional Films,...
GRADES OR AGES: Secondary level. SUBJECT MATTER: Driver education. ORGANIZATION AND PHYSICAL APPEARANCE: Most of the guide is divided into short sections of less than one page. An index to the sections is provided at the beginning of the guide. A two-page section on course content for classroom instruction is laid out in two columns, one for objectives and one for content. The guide is offset printed and edition-bound with a soft cover. OBJECTIVES AND ACTIVITIES: General objectives for the... Topics: ERIC Archive, Curriculum Guides, Driver Education, Secondary Education, Traffic Safety, Ayers,...
The Florida Drivers Handbook is presented in a rewritten form for the purpose of instructing mentally handicapped adolescent students in driving regulations and skills. The four sections of the manual are simplified to provide information on licensing procedures, loss of the driving license, driving regulations, and vehicle regulations. Major words used throughout the book are listed and defined. In addition, all the words used in each section are listed. A listening tape is intended to be used... Topics: ERIC Archive, Adolescents, Driver Education, Exceptional Child Education, Guidelines, Mental...
DriveTeam, Inc.4445 State Road, Peninsula Ohio firstname.lastname@example.org://www.driveteam.comDriveTeam, Inc. is a performance based driver education company training teens, corporate, police, fire, and ems students.Founded in 1990, DriveTeam has graduated nearly 50,000 students. From teen drivers to police, fire and emergency teams to corporations and seniors. DriveTeam also offers Winter Skills Driving Clinics, and 2-Day Advanced Skills Courses that compliment their full drivers... Topics: teen drivers education, corporate driver training program, fleet driver training, driver education...
To assist the youthful learner of English as a second language in dealing with driver's license applications and automobile purchasing procedures, a series of dialogs, comprehension questions, readings, and points of discussion are presented. The text is illustrated with sample forms. (JB) Topics: ERIC Archive, Adolescents, Driver Education, English (Second Language), Second Language...
National Archives description "TRAINING FILM: Teenagers learning to drive in school proved to be too costly. Drivotrainers were introducted to the classroom to save money and increase number of students taking driver training. Drivotrainers were portable machines that simulated driving conditions on streets and helped teach safe driving techniques in the classroom along with three hours of behind the wheel training. Graduates received cheaper insurance rates from major insurance companies.... Topics: Training Film, Automobile Driver Education, Traffic safety -- Study and teaching, Automobile...